Primary Care Connect conduct the Refugee Health Nurse Program. This program is available to any member of the community from a Culturally and Linguistically Diverse background living in the Shepparton and Goulburn Valley catchment area.
Support can be offered to individuals as well as groups. Interpreters are always used for consultations either face—to—face or telephone support. Clients are supported to navigate the local and state wide health services available to them and/or family members.
The Refugee Health Nurse is available to support people with Health Literacy, Health Assessments, Health Education, Navigating of the Health System and Specialist appointments.
The Refugee Health Nurse has the capacity to support clients in their home, community settings and the hospital environment.
To access the Refugee Health Nurse Program please contact Primary Care Connect on (O3) 5823 3200 or visit their website at primarycareconnect.com.au